Interrupts and delayed action

Code No
Skill Category No: 
2
Skill No: 
2
Topic No: 
4
Level: 
I
Objective: 

Understanding the association between the CPU and other devices and the concept of “interrupt.” Knowing several topics on interrupt, including those of the management and types of interrupts. Understanding the outline of interrupt processing in the kernel and the basic idea of the time-sharing system.

  • Understanding the basics of interrupts
    •  Hardware interrupt
    •  Software interrupt
    •  Timer interrupt
  • Understanding the concept of delayed execution
    •  Work queue
    •  Wait queue